Stories from our field writers and other contributors
Though AIM has had a long history of ministry to diaspora Africans, a new perspective on mission in the 21st century is causing us to increase our efforts. First and foremost is our desire to come alongside the church in North America and Europe to equip them for effective outreach.
What a joy it is for AIM to participate with other Kingdom minded groups and networks in fostering gospel movements of discipleship to Christ within every people, region and strata of society across the North.
In Torit, where hot winds kick up sand and tiny dik-diks prance through her back door for a visit, Crystal is far from her family but close to their hopes for her.
The door is still open for missionaries from any nation who answer the Lord’s call. As my family and I learned serving in the Islands and the Horn, there is a wonderful strength and blessing in partnerships between foreigners and locals.
The Shepherds asked a gutsy question: “If you could send us anywhere, where would you send us?” And then, they went.
How does God move a couple from a contented life in Germany to the bleak but stunning ridges of Uganda?
Sabah Mohamed, a refugee from Western Sahara, serves alongside Christians to welcome her fellow Muslims into Spain.
Africans live all over the globe, and AIM has big dreams of reaching those in the disapora.
The whole scene with the carpets in the dust seemed very Biblical to me. Stately men in robes, reclining at the foot of an elder, bending an ear. But the sight also struck me as a metaphor for the country as a whole. A country at a crossroads. A country leaning in.
When Lyle and Ingrid first set foot in Moroto, Uganda, they thought they’d stepped into an old western film.
AIM AIR visits and encourages Zande church leaders and displaced families in C.A.R.
On Good Friday, gun and artillery fire split the night. The next morning, our team was evacuated by bush plane from CAR.
At a time when my own heart was screaming agonizing questions of “Why is this happening, Jesus?” a frail, needy widow worn by years of spending herself for God was ministering to me.
God is working miracles in a small Digo village.
As a Sakalava woman herself, Rosina has a deep desire to bring the gospel to her people.